Police: Man assaults parents and friend, bites mother

Posted at: 11/12/2013 9:10 AM
By: Jessica Riley

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SANDGATE, Vt. – Vermont Police say a very drunk man bit his mother and assaulted others.

Police arrested Edward Weiss, 44, after an incident Monday night in Sandgate.

Officials were called to a home where they say they found Weiss, extremely intoxicated and acting violent.

Further investigation unveiled that Weiss showed up intoxicated at a female friend’s home and hit her in the neck and back.

Police say the woman called Weiss’ parents, who are in their 70’s, to help get him under control.

When Weiss’ parents arrived, Troopers say he attacked both of them and bit his mother’s hand.

She was taken to the hospital to be treated.

Weiss faces multiple assault charges.



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